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Member Benefits


Exclusive Offer for APA Members

Save 25% on clickbooq's PRO annual payment plan with your APA membership.  At the APA discounted price of $216 per year, you'll pay just $18 a month (regular price is $288/year).

Attract top-tier clients and maximize your online presence with clickbooq's all-new, all-in-one website design and management platform. With our user-friendly web application, we’ve made it easy to create and manage a professional, full-featured portfolio website. 

  • Get up and running quickly with our predesigned site templates – then make it your own with hundreds of design and customization options.
  • Show off your best work with full-size, fast-loading images. clickbooq's smart, responsive sites display your images larger and will scale your images beautifully to fit any screen, from desktop to mobile.
  • Customize the viewing experience for every gallery by displaying your images in a traditional slideshow, a horizontal or vertical scrolling page, or a modern thumbnail grid. 
  • Send select images to clients, prospects and friends as private, password-protected web galleries.
  • Store up to 5,000 images in a single, searchable archive with our Pro level accounts.

With clickbooq you can do all this and more. Come see why clickbooq is the portfolio site of choice for photographers by trying our free, 14-day trial.

Agency Access

APA members receive a 15% discount on any Agency Access database. Agency Access provides a team of experts who support APA member photographers' careers.

Their services include:

  • Database - browse over 90,000 potential creative clients worldwide, from ad agencies, graphic design firms, magazines, book publishing, corporate direct companies and more
  • Email marketing - send well-designed email campaigns to potential creative clients with tracking capabilities  
  • Printing & direct mailing services - print and send beautiful mail pieces for you at extra affordable rates
  • Design services - We design logos, emails templates, direct mail cards and more
  • Consulting - get one-on-one advice from top industry consultants. The roster of consultants includes Lynn Kyle, Karen D’Silvia, and Jennifer Kilberg.
  • Campaign Manager, Plus, and Pro– Select from three marketing programs executed by a dedicated Campaign Manager, Marketing Consultant, Designer, Email Coordinator and a Phone Marketing Specialist with your help.

Check out what's brewing at The Lab, our informational hub where photographers and industry professionals share their stories, advice and inspiration.

This reward is available only to Supporter and higher member levels.


APA members save 15% on a Standard account and save 9% on a Professional account. More than 50,000 photographers worldwide use PhotoShelter to power their success online. Offering websites with e-commerce, searchable galleries, client log-in, bulletproof image storage and essential Internet marketing tools; PhotoShelter is the industry's leading resource for serious photographers looking to have their images found, sold and delivered online.

Offer details:

  • Customizable Website
  • E-commerce (for print & product sales, image licensing: rights managed, royalty free and personal use)
  • Enhanced SEO
  • Social sharing tools
  • Directory listing

Photoshelter discount is a benefit for members at the Supporter level or above.


APA members are entitled to a 10% discount on monthly and annual subscriptions of Professional and Emerging priced Website Templates and Custom Website Design. liveBooks provides award-winning websites that serve as a business hub to help professional photographers promote their businesses and make more money.

liveBooks is pleased to partner with APA at a National level, providing resources to photographers and helping members grow their businesses through efficient and effective marketing. We understand the passion behind your work and the need to efficiently translate that work into effective online experiences that increase your exposure and connect your creative vision with potential clients. The discount does not apply to Enthusiast products.

livebooks discount is a benefit for members at the Supporter level or above.


UNTIL JULY 31st, take advantage of Yodelist’s Summer Lovin’ Sale and take 20% OFF subscriptions to the most vetted database in the creative industry! That’s 5% more savings than our normal benefit, exclusively for APA members!

Get your marketing into high gear with our biggest APA discount ever! But only until July 31st, so contact us today!

This benefit applies to database subscriptions only. Choose from the following:
Buyers + Agencies │ Production + Suppliers │ Art + Artists

And take advantage of these features:

  • Over 50,000 creative contacts across North America.
  • Powerful list targeting tools.
  • Upload and manage your own contacts.
  • Optional Emailer upgrade with template design, stat reporting, email scheduling, and campaign management tools.
  • Media storage library and more!

Yodelist discount is a benefit for members at the Supporter level or above.


APA members receive a PhotoServe Premium Portfolio for $560 (regular price is $800).


  • Subscriptions to PDN and Rangefinder magazines in print, online, digital editions
  • Listing on portfolio display site — hot links, 10 searchable specialties
  • Discounts of 30% on contest entry fees for all PDN and WPPI contests
  • Discounts and early registration for WPPI and PhotoPlus International Conference & Expo shows
  • Top 10 Monthly Pick Promotion
  • 7 galleries — library storage for 300 still images & video
  • Custom surveillance editorial content, news on PhotoServe, Facebook, Twitter promotion
  • 1/4 print ad on PhotoServe page in PDN — PDN has bonus distribution to 5,000 creatives  monthly
  • Work promoted online, newsletters to 15,000 creatives, weekly blog posts


APA members receive a discounted price of $85 on an Altpick account. This is a $15.00 savings off a regular Altpick subscription.


APA members receive a 20% discount on Dripbook Pro and Premium accounts. This discount applies to your Dripbook subscription as long as you maintain a active APA membership.

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Wed 03rd May, 2017

APA Sourcebook 2017 available...

Features over 400 pages of imagery from Professional APA photographers